About Flamingo Lodge
Flamingo Lodge is a 4 Star establishment situated in the heart of Umhlanga Rocks and is closest of all the Guest Lodges (200 Meters) to the main “Blue Flag” bathing beach and the Beach Front Promenade. The Promenade is ideal for those people who like to walk or jog and is about 4 kilometers long, with spectacular scenery, open air restaurants and the occasional sighting of dolphins or whales.
Umhlanga Rocks is situated some 25 minutes from the main Durban International Airport, just 12 kilometers north of downtown Durban. Very close to the famous Gateway Shopping and Entertainment Centre (The largest such complex in the Southern Hemisphere) and surrounded by world class Golf Clubs.
Park your vehicle in our safe car park and you are within a 2 minute walk to the beaches and to the various first class restaurants and shopping facilities that the Village has to offer.
Bed & Breakfast Rooms
Each of the eight tastefully decorated bedrooms all has their own en suite bathrooms / showers, as well as their own private patios. All rooms are equipped with Satellite Television, Safes, Tea/Coffee making facilities and individually controlled Air-Cons. and Fans.
Self Catering Apartment
One of the rooms is a self catering apartment consisting of a double room with ensuite bathroom (with a bath and a separate shower) a separate television lounge which has a sleeper couch, kitchenette and dining area.
The whole Lodge is an “Internet Hot Spot” so people with their own wireless computers enjoy free internet facilities. The Lodge provides for its guests an Honesty Bar as well as an Internet Café, where guests can down load their digital pictures on to Disc.
A Full English Breakfast is served outside on our balcony, with great views of the sea.
We can organize all your tourist requirements or business needs through our Reception where the staff will do what they can to make your stay a memorable one.
Attractions & Activities
The Lodge is an ambassador for the famous uShaka Marine World in Durban which includes Ushaka Sea World and Ushaka Wet n Wild so our guests enjoy a 10 percent discount on the Entrance fees on presentation of our Vouchers. We have similar discount arrangements with several of the Village restaurants.
We have several world class golf resorts within a 10 kilometer drive. Dolphin viewing, Deep-Sea Diving and Fishing Safaris all start from “Grannies Pool” which is just in front of us on the beach. The Drakensberg Mountains with its many resorts are about a 2 hour drive from Durban as are the many Game Parks that surround the St Lucia Wetlands.